On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 2010

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st Summer Youth Olympic Games opens in Singapore

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actress and singer Hilary Duff (24) weds retired Canadian professional ice hockey centre Mike Comrie (31) at La Quinta Estate in Montecito, California

Actress/Singer Hilary Duff
Hilary Duff

Famous Deaths

  • Abbey Lincoln [Anna Wooldridge], African-American civil rights activist, jazz vocalist, songwriter and actress (Nothing But a Man), dies at 80
  • Herman Leonard, American photographer (b. 1923)
  • Tahar Wattar, Algerian novelist (b. 1936)
  • Terje Stigen, Norwegian author (Det siste paradiset), dies at 88